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Hong Kong Holidays/ Festivals 2018
2015 Calendar below for reference
The first day of January 1 Jan
Chinese New Year of the Goat 19 Feb
The second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year

Che Kung's Birthday

20 Feb
The third day of the Lunar New Year 21 Feb
Spring Lantern Festival / Yuen Siu 5 Mar
Chinese Groundhog Day 6 Mar
Ching Ming Festival 5 Apr
The day following Ching Ming Festival 6 Apr
Good Friday 3 Apr
The day following Good Friday 4 Apr
Easter Monday 6 Apr
Labour Day 1 May
Birthday of Tin Hau 11 May
Buddha’s Birthday and Cheung Chau Bun Festival

also Tam Kung's Birthday

25 May
Tuen Ng /  Dragon Boat Festival 20 Jun
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day 1 July
Kwan Tai / Kwan Gon's Birthday 8 Aug
Seventh Goddess' Day / Tsat-je 20 Aug
Chinese Ghosts Festival / Yue Lan 27 Aug
Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival / Moon Festival 27 Sep
Day after Mid-Autumn Festival

Monkey King Festival

28 Sep
Confucius' Birthday/Teacher's Day 9 Oct
Chinese National Day 1 Oct
Chung Yeung Festival  
Winter Solstice 22 Dec
Christmas Day 25 Dec
Boxing Day 26 Dec

 

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Hong Kong 2012 Festival Calendar

 

Festival Date in 2012 Public Holiday Notes  
The first day of January 1 Jan y  
Chinese New Year of the Dragon 23 Jan y Mon
"Kung Kei Fat Choy!!"
The second day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, Che Kung's Birthday 24 Jan y  
The third day of the Lunar New Year 25 Jan y  
Spring Lantern Festival/Chinese Valentine's Day 6 Feb n Mon (look out for latern display at TST and other parks.)
Ching Ming Festival 4 Apr y Wed
Good Friday 6 Apr y  
The day following Good Friday 7 Apr y  
Easter Monday 9 Apr y  
Buddha’s Birthday and Cheung Chau Bun Festival 28 Apr y Both are vegetarian.
Labour day 1 May y  
Birthday of Tin Hau 13 Apr n Fri (Worships at temple all over HK)
Tuen Ng /  Dragon Boat Festival 23 Jun y Sat
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Establishment Day 1 Jul y Sun
The day following HKSAR Establishment Day 2 Jul y Mon
Kwan Tai / Kwan Gon's Birthday 11 Aug n Sat
Seventh Goddess' Day / Tsat-je 23 Aug n Thur
Chinese Ghosts Festival / Yue Lan 30 Aug n Thur
Confucius' Birthday/Teacher's Day 28 Sept n  
Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival / Moon Festival  30 Sep evening y Sun (normally the festival night is not public holiday)
National Day 1 Oct y Mon
The weekday following the Mid-Autumn Festival 2 Oct y As the day after Mid-Autumn Festival is also National Day, the holiday extends to Tuesday.
Chung Yeung Festival 23 Oct y Tue
Winter Solstice 21 Dec n  
Christmas Day 25 Dec y Tue
Boxing Day 26 Dec y  
       

Notes: Gazetted holidays, e.g. the official public holidays decided by the Government of Hong Kong, have not yet been published for 2013; but it is possible to calculate most of them following the rules laid out in the Ordinance.

See also  Festivals 2011 and Festivals 2013

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